Bottineau Pullover

It’s been a long time since I released a sweater pattern! I made this one at the tail end of last winter – I can’t wait to give it some real wearing time this season.

Bottineau Pullover


The easy to wear Bottineau Pullover is perfect for curling up in. The super soft yarn is cozy, but the open cowlneck helps keep you from overheating. A relaxed fit in the body and sleeves is accented by a slip stitch mock rib pattern which draws in to the waist. The oversized cowl is worked in the same pattern with increases to help it lay open. Dress down with jeans and boots, or layer Bottineau over a dress for a cool night out.

Shown in size 36” / 91cm with zero ease. For the best fit, choose the size which is the same or slightly larger than your full bust measurement.

Technical editing by Alexandra Virgiel

30 (32, 34, 36, 38, 40, 42, 44, 46, 48, 50, 52, 54, 56)”

Worsted weight yarn.
1050 (1120, 1190, 1260, 1400, 1470, 1545, 1615, 1690, 1765, 1840, 2000, 2080, 2155) yards
Shown in Malabrigo Rios, colour Azul Profundo

US 7 / 4.5mm circular needles, 24” or longer
US 7 / 4.5mm double pointed needles or needles of choice for working small circumferences in the round
stitch markers
scrap yarn
extra needle for 3-need bind off
tapestry needle

20 sts and 26 rnds = 4″ / 10cm square in Stockinette Stitch

Bottineau Pullover

The Ravelry page is here.

6-page PDF pattern includes photos, abbreviations, and schematic. Measurements given in imperial and metric systems. Available through Ravelry, payment through Paypal (no accounts required).

$7.00 CAD

Bottineau Pullover



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8 responses to “Bottineau Pullover”

  1. Michelle Moses Avatar

    I love the dramatic cowl! Such a cool and unique pattern.

  2. Lisa Ward Avatar
    Lisa Ward

    Is this sweater (which I like very much) named after Bottineau, North Dakota? We had a cabin at a lake near Bottineau when I was a kid.

  3. crypto Avatar

    I love both the design and the colour! Also, I really do love your skirt, it looks both stylish and cozy!

  4. Elizabeth Avatar

    Looks perfect for those of us past 50 with an overheating problem!

  5. Brandi Avatar

    I love your new pattern. I hope to make my own soon.

  6. Knittripps Avatar

    Very pretty! I have been itching to start a new sweater but now is not the time since I am pregnant and not my normal size/unsure of what size I will be in future winters :) I will have to admire from afar for now.

  7. Norma Avatar

    That is a great looking sweater!

  8. Dr. Steph Avatar

    Great sweater! Off to put it in my queue!

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